Higher Education Commission of Pakistan has invited applications for PhD scholarships for year 2015 and on wards. The scholarships are open for all disciplines and subjects.
HEC Pakistan has been providing local scholarships for PhD under Indigenous phD Fellowships for 5000 Scholars Phase II. The scholarship covers tuition fee and provide a handsome amount to the scholars for completion of their research studies and to fulfill other needs during the studies.
The basic eligibility criteria is given as under:
- Pakistan or AJK National
- For MS/M.Phil, the candidate must have minimum of 16 years of education, with no 3rd division or Grade D in degree / certificate in the entire academic career.
- Candidates applying for direct PhD scholarship must have minimum CGPA 3.0 (out of 4.0 in the semester system) or 1st division in the annual system)
- Maximum age at the closing of the application i.e. 15th December, 2015 (40 years for full time regular faculty Members of public sector universities and regular employee of the public sector organization ii. 35 years for all others.
- The candidates who are already availing any other HEC / Government are ineligible.
The newspaper advertisement was published in Daily Jang and Dawn News on 8th November, 2015 (Sunday).
The last date to apply is 15th December, 2015 and application must reach HEC Pakistan before closing date.